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Any idea of what this is from

PostSun Oct 22, 2017 1:12 am

Found this film in an old tin

https://photos.app.goo.gl/gEDinouU2LALQ2dt2
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Re: Any idea of what this is from

PostMon Oct 23, 2017 11:30 am

I don't recognize the actors, but it looks like it is from the late 1910s or early 1920s. Definitely a comedy.
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Re: Any idea of what this is from

PostMon Oct 23, 2017 12:57 pm

MyFootAge wrote:Found this film in an old tin

https://photos.app.goo.gl/gEDinouU2LALQ2dt2
We'd need more.

Was this a reel? Perhaps you could post some more pictures of the whole thing?

Be careful of avoiding open fire with the film, it might be flammable.
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Re: Any idea of what this is from

PostMon Oct 30, 2017 5:18 am

I have add some more photos of the film here.
https://photos.app.goo.gl/DdtKef32k0pq9HR42

Thanks for your help so far, it is appreciated.
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Re: Any idea of what this is from

PostMon Oct 30, 2017 9:21 am

Thank you. :) A better man than myself must identify this, though. :(
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Re: Any idea of what this is from

PostWed Nov 08, 2017 11:46 pm

It was found in Australia is that helps.
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Re: Any idea of what this is from

PostThu Nov 09, 2017 7:11 pm

I could be wrong, but it seems to me that the concept of a 'tea garden', in the sense of an outdoor cafe or dining area, is a concept that was exclusive to British countries. The intertitles may also give some clue to its origins. For example, I'm not sure what a 'boasting tadpole' is, but it has the ring of slang to it. If it were to be of Australian origin, it could be a very exciting find.

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